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Altamont - the Rolling Stones, the Hells Angels, and the inside story of rock's darkest day by Selvin, Joel, author.

Altamont - the Rolling Stones, the Hells Angels, and the inside story of rock's darkest day

In this breathtaking cultural history filled with exclusive, never-before-revealed details, celebrated rock journalist Joel Selvin tells the definitive story of the Rolling Stones' infamous Altamont concert in San Francisco, the disastrous historic event that marked the end of the idealistic 1960s. The product of 20 years of research and dozens of interviews with many key players, including medical staff, Hells Angels members, the stage crew, and the musicians who were there, this is the ultimat

Aug 25, 2016
All under heaven - recipes from the 35 cuisines of China by Phillips, Carolyn J., author.

All under heaven - recipes from the 35 cuisines of China

Aug 27, 2016
All things made new - the Reformation and its legacy by MacCulloch, Diarmaid, author.

All things made new - the Reformation and its legacy

Aug 27, 2016
All These Worlds Are Yours - The Scientific Search for Alien Life by Willis, Jon

All These Worlds Are Yours - The Scientific Search for Alien Life

Aug 27, 2016
Algren - a life by Wisniewski, Mary, author.

Algren - a life

"Algren: A Life is a new biography of Chicago writer Nelson Algren, author of The Man with the Golden Arm, A Walk on the Wild Side, Never Come Morning, multiple short stories, and travel essays" --

Aug 27, 2016
Albert Murray - Collected Essays & Memoirs - The Omni-americans / South to a Very Old Place / the Hero and the Blues / Stomping the Blues / the Blue Devils of Nada by Murray, Albert/ Gates Jr., Henry Louis (EDT)/ Devlin, Paul (EDT)

Albert Murray - Collected Essays & Memoirs - The Omni-americans / South to a Very Old Place / the Hero and the Blues / Stomping the Blues / the Blue Devils of Nada

Aug 25, 2016
Akira Yoshizawa, Japan's Greatest Origami Master - Featuring over 60 Models and 1000 Diagrams by the Master by Yoshizawa, Akira/ Lang, Robert J. (INT)/ Yoshizawa, Kiyo (FRW)/ Hamada, Kazuo (PHT)

Akira Yoshizawa, Japan's Greatest Origami Master - Featuring over 60 Models and 1000 Diagrams by the Master

Aug 25, 2016
After a stroke - 500 tips for living well by Hutton, Cleo, 1949- author.

After a stroke - 500 tips for living well

Aug 27, 2016
A super upsetting cookbook about sandwiches by Kord, Tyler, author.

A super upsetting cookbook about sandwiches

The chef of a popular New York sandwich shop presents a collection of recipes for unique sandwich combinations, using meat, fish, veggie burgers, condiments, sauces, purees, and sides.

Aug 25, 2016
A super upsetting cookbook about sandwiches by Kord, Tyler, author.

A super upsetting cookbook about sandwiches

"Tyler Kord is chef-owner of the lauded No. 7 restaurant and No. 7 Sub shops in New York. He is also a fabulously neurotic man who directs his energy into careless ruminations on sandwich philosophy, love, self-loathing, pay phones, getting drunk in the shower, Tom Cruise, food ethics, and what it's like having the names of two different women tattooed on your body. Most of these ruminations also happen to be truly excellent recipes, like roast beef with crispy shallots and smoky French dressi

Aug 27, 2016
A square meal - a culinary history of the Great Depression by Ziegelman, Jane, author.

A square meal - a culinary history of the Great Depression

Aug 25, 2016
A Road Unforeseen - Women Fight the Islamic State by Tax, Meredith/ L. Joey (PHT)

A Road Unforeseen - Women Fight the Islamic State

Aug 27, 2016
A new history of life - the radical new discoveries about the origins and evolution of life on earth by Ward, Peter D. (Peter Douglas), 1949- author.

A new history of life - the radical new discoveries about the origins and evolution of life on earth

"The history of life on Earth is, in some form or another, known to us all-- or so we think. [This book] offers a provocative new account, based on the latest scientific research, of how modern lifeforms evolved"--Amazon.com.

Aug 27, 2016
A modern way to cook - 150+ vegetarian recipes for quick, flavor-packed meals by Jones, Anna (Food writer), author.

A modern way to cook - 150+ vegetarian recipes for quick, flavor-packed meals

"EATING HEALTHY ISN|T ALWAYS EASY when you|re coming home late at night and tired. In this genius new collection of vegetarian recipes, author Anna Jones tackles this common problem, making nourishing vegetable-centered food realistic on any day of the week. The chapters are broken down by time, with recipes that can be prepared in under 15, 20, 30, and 40 minutes, so no matter how busy you are, you can get dinner on the table, whether it be smoky pepper and white bean quesadilla, butternut squa

Aug 27, 2016
A menagerie of mysterious beasts - encounters with cryptid creatures by Gerhard, Ken, author.

A menagerie of mysterious beasts - encounters with cryptid creatures

Aug 27, 2016
A lowcountry heart - reflections on a writing life by Conroy, Pat, author.

A lowcountry heart - reflections on a writing life

"A Lowcountry Heart: Reflections on a Writing Life by Pat Conroy is a new nonfiction collection of letters, interviews, and magazine articles spanning Conroy's long literary career, supplemented by touching pieces from the beloved author's many friends. A Lowcountry Heart collects some of Conroy's most charming pieces of short nonfiction, many of them addressed directly to his readers with his habitual greeting, "Hey, Out There." Ranging across diverse subjects such as favorite recent reads, the

Aug 27, 2016
A little thing called life - on loving Elvis Presley, Bruce Jenner, and songs in between by Thompson, Linda, 1950- author.

A little thing called life - on loving Elvis Presley, Bruce Jenner, and songs in between

Songwriter and actress Linda Thompson breaks her silence for the first time to share the extraordinary story of her life, career, and her epic romances with two of the most celebrated, yet enigmatic, modern American superstars--Elvis Presley and Bruce Jenner. Contains lyrics to many of her songs.

Aug 26, 2016
A life well played - my stories by Palmer, Arnold, 1929- author.

A life well played - my stories

The golfing master reevaluates his many life experiences, sharing details about familiar stories while offering new anecdotes and his time-tested insights into relationships, business success, and living a life of integrity.

Aug 27, 2016
A History of Pictures - From the Cave to the Computer Screen by Hockney, David/ Gayford, Martin

A History of Pictures - From the Cave to the Computer Screen

Aug 25, 2016
A field guide to identifying woods in American antiques & collectibles by Hoadley, R. Bruce, author.

A field guide to identifying woods in American antiques & collectibles

Aug 27, 2016